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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232715
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Date:01-FEB-2020
Time:17:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-3 LongRanger III
Owner/operator:Sabah Air
Registration: 9M-AZK
MSN: 51484
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Marudi -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Jupem base camp
Destination airport:Marudi Airport (MUR/WGBM)
Narrative:
A Bell 206L-3 LongRanger III crashed in a forest shortly after dropping off 3 surveyors.
The two occupants sustained minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.theborneopost.com/2020/02/01/five-survive-helicopter-crash-in-marudi/
https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2020/02/561904/helicopter-crashes-pilot-and-co-pilot-injured
https://www.theborneopost.com/2020/02/02/caam-aaib-expected-to-conduct-investigation-into-helicopter-crash-in-marudi/

https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/1/6/0/1147061.jpg?v=v40 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Feb-2020 13:25 gerard57 Added
02-Feb-2020 13:28 gerard57 Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2020 13:50 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
02-Feb-2020 14:35 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
02-Feb-2020 14:54 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2020 21:07 Aerossurance Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Feb-2021 18:08 harro Updated [[Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]]

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